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Zach Galifianakis

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. ​Zacharias "Zach" Galifianakis is an American actor and stand-up comedian.  He is most widely known for his role as Alan in 2009's The Hangover, the highest grossing R rated comedy ever.  Prior to his explosion to the main stage Galifianakis was known mainly for his stand up act, which features a large amount of absurdist and self deprecating humor. Zach had worked for several years in film and television playing small once off roles, often playing maladjusted characters.  He also worked for two weeks as a writer on Saturday Night Live, a show he would later return to host.  Galifainakis achieved more fame appearing in a webseries, Between Two Ferns, of his own creation that features famous guest stars. Since his role in the Hangover, Zach has been cast in more big budget films and leading roles. Description above from the Wikipedia article Zach Galifianakis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Oct 1, 1969 In Wilkesboro, North Carolina, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
61
First Appeared:
In the series The Greed of Man
Latest Project:
movie A Wrinkle in Time 2018-03-08
Known For
Poster of Birdman
Poster of The Hangover
Poster of Into the Wild
Poster of Zach and Avery of Fergus
Filmography
Movie A Wrinkle in Time The Happy Medium 2018-03-08
Series The Greed of Man George 2018
Movie The Lego Batman Movie The Joker (voice) 2017-02-08
Movie Tulip Fever Gerrit 2017-07-13
Movie Queen Mimi Himself 2016-05-13
Movie Keeping Up with the Joneses Jeff Gaffney 2016-10-20
Movie Masterminds David Ghantt 2016-09-29
Movie Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special Himself 2015-02-15
Movie Tig Himself 2015-04-23
Movie Lennon or McCartney Himself (archive footage) 2014-12-12
Movie Birdman Jake 2014-08-27
Movie Muppets Most Wanted Hobo Joe 2014-03-20
Movie Are You Here Ben Baker 2013-09-07
Movie The Hangover Part III Alan 2013-05-23
Movie Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie Jim Joe Kelly 2012-03-02
Movie Mansome Himself 2012-05-18
Movie The Campaign Marty Huggins 2012-08-09
Movie The Bitter Buddha Himself 2012-06-15
Movie The Hangover Part II Alan Garner 2011-05-25
Movie Puss in Boots Humpty Dumpty (voice) 2011-10-28
Movie The Muppets Hobo Joe 2011-11-22
Movie Fantasia in Best Show Minor 2010-01-01
Movie It's Kind of a Funny Story Bobby 2010-07-06
Movie Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Chrimbus Special Tairy Greene 2010-10-22
Movie Due Date Ethan Tremblay 2010-11-04
Movie Dinner for Schmucks Therman 2010-07-30
Movie The Hangover Alan Garner 2009-06-05
Movie G-Force Ben 2009-07-21
Movie Up in the Air Steve 2009-09-05
Movie Little Fish, Strange Pond Bucky 2009-10-23
Series Bored to Death Ray Hueston 2009-09-20
Movie Largo 2008-02-01
Movie Gigantic Homeless Man 2008-09-09
Movie What Happens in Vegas Dave the bear 2008-05-07
Movie Questa notte è ancora nostra Himself 2008-03-19
Movie Zach Galifianakis: Live at the Purple Onion Himself / Seth Galifianakis 2007-03-06
Series Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Tairy Greene 2007-02-11
Movie All Hat Unknown 2007-09-11
Movie Into the Wild Kevin 2007-09-11
Series The Village Is Burning, and the Grandmother Is Combing Her Hair Himself 2007-03-10
Movie The Comedians of Comedy: Live at the El Rey 2006-01-01
Movie The Pity Card Zach 2006-07-01
Series American Dad! Unknown 2005-02-06
Series Wonder Showzen Unknown 2005-03-11
Movie Zach Galifianakis: Look Who It Isn't Himself 2005-01-06
Series Comedians of Comedy Himself 2005-11-11
Movie Fiona Apple: Extraordinary Machine 2005-10-04
Series Too Late with Adam Carolla Unknown 2005-08-08
Movie Zach and Avery of Fergus Homeless Man 2004-10-01
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series Tru Calling Davis 2003-10-30
Series Reno 911! Unknown 2003-07-23
Movie Billy Idol - VH1 Storytellers 2002-03-05
Movie Below Weird Wally 2002-10-11
Movie Bubble Boy Bus Stop Man 2001-08-24
Movie Heartbreakers Bill 2001-03-23
Series Next Caller 2001-01-17
Movie Flushed 1999-08-13
Series Comedy Central Presents Unknown 1998-12-01
Series Boston Common 1996-03-21
Series The Charmer Himself 1987-10-18